How to Defend Yourself from Scam ICOs: a Personal Story

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Initial Coin Offerings, or ICOs, are very popular right now. This kind of Ethereum-based crowdfunding has a principal role in funding crypto-related startup. We can say that they are Ethereum-based because most often, ICOs are based on Buterin’s Blockchain, as it can be used to develop smart contracts that regulate the funds raised. For example, Read More

Winklevoss Twins’ Bitcoin Investment Already Worth More Than $1 Billion

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The Winklevoss twins, Cameron and Tyler, could be the richest celebrities in terms of Bitcoin investments as of late October 2017, as their one percent total holdings of the leading digital currency are already worth more than $1 bln. The twins became infamous for their legal dispute with Mark Zuckerberg over the latter’s alleged stealing Read More

Cryptocurrency Tax Tips, Until Tax Relief Passes: Expert Blog

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Cryptocurrency Tax Tips, Until Tax Relief Passes: Expert Blog
*Expert Blog is Cointelegraph new series of articles by the crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to ICO regulation and investment analysis from industry leaders. If you want to become our guest author and get published on Cointelegraph, please send us an email at mike@cointelegraph.com. The IRS says Bitcoin and Read More

Growing the Garden: How to Use Blockchain in Agriculture

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Growing the Garden: How to Use Blockchain in Agriculture
The Blockchain phenomenon is gradually settling into people’s lives, making it imperative to understand its applications and limitations. Today, we’re going to discuss how Blockchain can make the food industry better. Our current food system offers a fertile opportunity to explore how the Blockchain technology can interact with our ecosystems — both human and ecological Read More

Cryptoshuffler Proves Bitcoin Owners Susceptible to Malware, Steals $150,000

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Cryptoshuffler Proves Bitcoin Owners Susceptible to Malware, Steals $150,000
With the price of cryptocurrencies shooting up, the incidence of sophisticated malware and trojans has increased. The latest trojan, Cryptoshuffler, has managed to steal Bitcoins worth $150,000 so far. Simple modus operandi The modus operandi of CryptoShuffler is very simple – It strikes when a user copies a Bitcoin address onto the clipboard, presumably to Read More

The Bitcoin Gold Hard Fork Explained (Coming October 25)

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on The Bitcoin Gold Hard Fork Explained (Coming October 25)
Last updated on November 1st, 2017 at 07:59 pm Bitcoin Gold (BTG/Bgold) is an upcoming hard fork of the Bitcoin blockchain that’s scheduled to occur on October 25. Bgold has nothing to do with the yellow metal, so it shouldn’t be confused with BitGold, the gold investment and payments firm. Bgold is equally unrelatedf to Read More

How to Buy IOTA: A Basic Beginner’s Guide

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The name IOTA comes from the Internet of Things (IoT). In the coming decade, there are expected to be more than 50 billion Internet-enabled devices. With that in mind, IOTA offers a way to transfer microtransactions among these devices. The goal of IOTA is to allow these devices to send micropayments for technological resources in Read More

How to Buy NEO in 3 Simple Steps: A Beginner’s Guide

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Last updated on October 23rd, 2017 at 11:37 am NEO, formally known as Antshares, was founded in 2014 as a way to bring together smart contracts—a digital identity system—and the exchange of digital assets. With this novel vision, Antshares became China’s first open-source blockchain technology. During its exponential ascent in value in 2017, NEO offered Read More

Free Bitcoins from 55 Faucets

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Free Bitcoins from 55 Faucets
I’ve put together a list of Bitcoin faucets that pay. They won’t make you rich, but I test and monitor my list to make sure they pay. If you need more info on Bitcoins, check out my Bitcoin primer or my faucet guide, How to Make Money with Bitcoin Faucets. Bitcoin Faucets that Pay Bitcoin faucets work by paying out Read More

How To Easily Mine Ethereum Without Any Technical Know-how

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on How To Easily Mine Ethereum Without Any Technical Know-how
If you been around the cryptosphere for a while the word Ethereum come as no news. Ethereum is currently the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization after Bitcoin, and shows now sign of stopping its long-term upward trend. Due to the lack of information or technical know-how you might not yet have started the process Read More